Sunset over Zacatecas, México.

Midsummer evening—
the city’s ancient houses
seem to be ablaze.

Haiku © 2018 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 10, 2018, in 5-7-5, haiku, Mexico, Midweek Motif, Poets United, Zacatecas and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 19 Comments.

  1. Love that!

  2. The sky always promises so much. Beautifully done.

  3. Wow, MTT. An amazing photo that your Haiku captures beautiful.

  4. I love how the perspective makes it look as if the city is reaching for the fiery clouds. I can see the poet, watching that sky, recording its impact, crafting into a moment we can sigh… Just yummy.

  5. hypercryptical

    I echo Therisa’s comment.
    The image, your words, beautifully done.
    Anna :o]

  6. Yes, the sunset seems to light the city ablaze.

  7. Beautifully imaged haiku MMT

    much love…

  8. Oh, this is just excellent!

  9. It does look ablaze! Love the image and haiku!!

  10. Beautiful imagery 😊

  11. kaykuala

    the city’s ancient houses
    seem to be ablaze.

    Reflecting such beauty of colors!


  12. Beverly Crawford

    Your haiku so beautifully captures the photo. Very effective!

  13. Perfect word for this amazing sky!

  14. Literally took my breath away for an instant.

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